When life throws you Scraps ....

Afternoon lovelies, I cannot believe it is Thursday already ! where are the days going. 
Today I wanted to share with you a card I made using Fairy Needle image from Mo Manning 

I love Mo's images, especially her little fairies. 
The lovely Lis did a tutorial some time ago on the Spectrum Noir Blog on colouring on Kraft Card, it can be found here , i thought this image would look great coloured on Kraft and i am really happy with how it turned out...Thank you Lis :) It is coloured of course with my Spectrum Noirs (list below) the papers were scraps (they are Prima papers) that i stitched together using my sewing matching, I then added some rough stitching around the edge of the sentiments. All the edges were then distressed and I added some Broken China Distress ink. 
Don't forget to check out the Spectrum Noir Blog  there is TONS of fab tutorials on all sorts of different techniques. 

Items used: 
Spectrum Noir Pens- 
Skin: FS2,FS4,TN2,TN3,TN4 & CR4
Hair:GB2,GB10 & EB5
Clothes and wings- CR10, CR1,TB1,TB2, TB3 
Ground BG10,BG9 & Blender 
Sewing Machine 
7x7 card blank 
Broken China Distress ink 

Happy Crafting 


  1. Oh Tracy this card is gorgeous, love the background and the colouring of the image onto kraft card x

  2. i love this ! the sentiment is great and your colouring is stunning x

  3. Love this Tracy and its fabulous coloured on kraft.

  4. One of my loved images and this is just gorgeous.xx.♥aNNieThe Journey is the Start

  5. Hi Tracy, wow what a gorgrous card and image love the quilt effect too. Great colours and lovely design.

    Hugs Erin x

  6. this is super sweet and gorgeous Tracy.

    Gr Karin

  7. Tracy this is gorgeous, love the image and sentiment.
    Linda xxx

  8. Tracy this is a beautiful card and I love what you have done with the scraps of paper. Thank you for sharing with Crafty Bloggers Network.x

  9. Such a gorgeous card! I love the patchwork! The image is adorable!
    Dawn xx

  10. Fab card Tracy. Gorgeous image x

  11. Oh my goodness! That's gorgeous coloring on the Kraft! Love that image too. Your pieces of paper in the background all sewn together is brilliant!! SO PRETTY!

  12. Afternoon Tracy I adore this hun love how u stitched all the scraps together what a great idea the card is adorable too hun great job and thanks for commenting on my blog hugs Judith xxx

  13. That is just such a cute image and a gorgeous card, Elizabeth xxx

  14. What an adorable design Tracy.

    Hugs Diane

  15. Stunning card Tracy and even more stunning colouring too. Love the sentiment.

    Donna x


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